Scripture Reading and Sermon begin at 10:25
Evening Prayer Service - Lutheran Service Book p. 243
Hymn - There Is a Balm in Gilead LSB 749
Canticle - Simeon's Song: Lord, Bid Your Servant Go in Peace LSB 937
Hymn - How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds LSB 524
Listen - Listen carefully and take the time to understand what has happened in their life and how it has affected their faith or lack of faith.
Ask - Ask questions that will clarify where they are in their spiritual life.
Seek - Look for some common ground and do some digging to find the Bible truths that your friend needs to know.
Share - Share with them the key Bible truths that can help them with their questions and needs.
Invite - Invite them to go further and deeper in the conversation about Jesus.
Encourage - Pray for and encourage the person you hope will be brought to faith.
This class reviews some of the problems that we run into when witnessing. Is it our job to bring about a person's conversion or God's? How does the answer to this question make it harder or easier to witness?
Love Your Enemies.
Do Unto Others as You Would Have Them Do to You.
Judge Not, Condemn Not, But Forgive.
I mention a document from A.D. 125. You can read that here: